Hyde McKinney Russell, MD is a cardiac surgeon at both Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Children’s Memorial Hospital and the surgical director for the Program for Adult Congenital Heart Disease at the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute.
Dr. Russell’s special interests include adult congenital heart surgery, complex reoperative heart surgery, heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support, valve repair and replacement, and coronary artery surgery. He is also an investigator in the trans-catheter heart valve trials which allow for truly minimally invasive aortic valve replacement. An assistant professor of Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Russell has been inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.
A graduate of Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Dr. Russell completed his internship as well as his general surgery residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals. He served two years as a post-doctoral research fellow in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of California-Los Angeles before going on to complete his cardiothoracic surgery residency at McGaw Medical Center-Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and his congenital heart surgery training at Children’s Memorial Hospital. Dr. Russell is board certified in surgery, thoracic surgery, and congenital heart surgery.
Dr. Russell sees patients at both Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL and Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital in Lake Forest, IL.